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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139818
Last updated: 13 February 2020
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Date:02-NOV-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10
Owner/operator:Birmingham UAS Royal Air Force (Birmingham UAS RAF)
Registration: WP922
C/n / msn: C1/0798
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 miles SE of Newport, Shropshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Cosford, Shropshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 2/11/1962 when struck the ground during low level aerobatics three miles south east of Newport, Shropshire. Aircraft destroyed, pilot killed.

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1962.htm
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20131103124258/http://milky01.co.uk/?page_id=6733


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Nov-2011 11:50 Dr. John Smith Added
25-Oct-2013 01:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2020 07:55 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]

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